[Mageia-dev] texlive-texmf huge file

Hoyt Duff hoytduff at gmail.com
Sat Mar 5 19:42:47 CET 2011

500 floppy disks?

On 3/5/11, Thomas Spuhler <thomas at btspuhler.com> wrote:
> We are now using texlive and a require is texlive-texmf a 293 Mb download.
> Is there any way to get around this. This package is not available to folks
> that still have a dial-up connection. It takes 30 minutes on a dsl
> connection.
> If I use dist-coffee, it will take 90 minutes.
> --
> Thomas


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